Are you motivated by challenging work and the opportunity to develop a rewarding career?
Do you want to make your mark by exploring and establishing legal boundaries across our land?
In this field position, you will be leading a crew performing oilfield surveying. The successful candidate will be familiar with all facets of oilfield surveying.
Candidates with formal post-secondary training in a Geomatics/Survey program are preferred, however, years of experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be well-versed in the technical operation of Total Station and GPS technology, with a minimum of 3 years surveying experience. Microsurvey or CAD experience would be beneficial. Guaranteed number of hours per pay period is provided for this position.
Travel out of town may be required as well as a valid drivers license. Candidates should also be prepared to comply with our drug and alcohol policy, which includes screening. Safety training (i.e. CSTS, First Aid, H2S, WHMIS, etc.) is required and will be provided as necessary. You must be physically able to perform the requirements of the job and be willing to work in all types of weather conditions.
About Midwest Surveys:
Midwest Surveys is a company that values its people! With 65 years in the industry, we have been ranked as one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada, a Top Employer in Alberta, and a top benefits provider in Canada.
Midwest Surveys is a professional land surveying firm providing Geomatics services to the oil and gas industry and municipalities through our ten offices in Saskatchewan, Alberta, and BC. We support local communities and are committed to providing an outstanding work environment.
Skills and Abilities
- Private sector land surveying establishments
- Plan, direct and supervise or conduct surveys to establish legal boundaries of properties
- Record all measurements and other information obtained during survey activities
- Advise and provide consultation on matters related to legal surveys
- Finding information
- Job task planning and organizing
- Critical thinking
- Decision making
- Problem solving
- Working with others
- Oral communication
- Document use
Area of Survey Specialization
- Oil and gas exploration
- Rural area
Field Skills Experience
- Global positioning system
- Total station operation
- Traditional survey equipment